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Events


Please see below for a list of events that are hosted by both Plan4Health as well as external organizations. The host organization is included in each event description.

Missed an event? Resources from past events are available here!


Events

Building Health Equity: From Resources to Community Action

June 29, 2017 1:00 pm EST
Research shows that health equity is critical to building a happy, prosperous nation, but that doesn’t mean a one-size-fits-all approach is the answer.  Join the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation...  Read more »

Rethinking First & Last Mile: Transit-Driven Complete Streets

June 29, 2017 1:00 pm EST
How can transit-driven Complete Streets provide vital connections to address the first/mile last mile problem? And how can transit agencies take on a more active role in Complete Streets design...  Read more »

Designing Data Tools for Health Equity and Community Action

July 10, 2017 2:00 pm EST
Over the past decade alone, web technology has vastly increased data availability, and community innovators have created new tools for accessing, visualizing, analyzing, and sharing relevant data  Read more »

A City in Transformation: A Look at St. Paul

July 12, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
St. Paul, Minnesota was selected as the host of the 2017 National Walking Summit for its recent innovation and progress with walkability. Hear from local experts and walking champions about some...  Read more »

Planners4Health Session Six: Sustaining Momentum

July 12, 2017 3:00 pm EST
The sixth and final session in the Planners4Health Curriculum series focuses on sustaining the healthy communities movement. Participants will learn about strategies for sustainability, including  Read more »

Cities on the Leading Edge of Resilience

July 13, 2017 1:15 pm EST
The private sector and all levels of government are embracing resilience as a holistic, proactive framework to reduce risk, improve services, adapt to changing conditions, and empower citizens....  Read more »

Hospital-Community Partnerships: Using Local & Institutional Policy to Address Root Causes of Asthma

July 18, 2017 1:00 pm EST
Join Moving Health Care Upstream & ChangeLab Solutions to learn from experts about realistic and innovative local and institutional policy strategies that hospitals can use to address root...  Read more »

Telling the Climate Change Story

July 19, 2017 1:00 pm EST
Join internationally-recognized specialist Susan Joy Hassol for a dynamic conversation on best practices for climate communications. Guided by her decades of experience as Director of Climate...  Read more »

Hospital-Community Partnerships: Using Local & Institutional Policy to Address Root Causes of Food Insecurity

July 25, 2017 1:00 pm EST
Join Moving Health Care Upstream & ChangeLab Solutions to learn from experts about realistic and innovative local and institutional policy strategies that hospitals can use to address root...  Read more »

Climate Change Planning Tools

July 26, 2017 1:00 pm EST
Climate leaders at the state and local level will provide case studies, tools, and practical advice on how to use and develop resources to implement climate adaptation. California’s Integrated...  Read more »

Celebrating 20 Years of Making America a Great Place to Walk

July 26, 2017 2:00 pm EST
AmericaWalks
It’s the 20th anniversary of America Walks and we’re celebrating our birthday by looking back at the growth of the organization and the walking movement. Join us as we hear from some...  Read more »

Climate Change + Health Equity: Telling the Story with Data

August 2, 2017 1:00 pm EST
National and state leaders will address health equity and data tools available to integrate equity into climate communications and adaptation planning. Moderated by Linda Helland, Climate Change...  Read more »

2017 National Walking Summit Preview

August 9, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
We’re gearing up for the 2017 National Walking Summit and excited by what’s developing. Get a sneak peak at some of the presenters and programs that will be available in St. Paul in...  Read more »

Innovative Curricula for Public Health Priority Populations

August 9, 2017 1:00 pm EST
How do climate change communications fit into existing public health programs? Local leaders share effective, low-cost approaches to making this connection. Building Climate Change Capacity Among  Read more »

Friends and Allies of the Walking Movement

October 11, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
Champions of the walking movement come from different backgrounds, sectors and viewpoints. Learn how by working together, we are stronger than ever. Register here!    Read more »

Creating Vibrant Communitites with the Community in Mind: Development and Gentrification

November 8, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
Displacement and concerns of gentrification are at the center of many debates about placemaking and development. How do we serve as responsible stewards of communities while also promoting...  Read more »

Turning Data into Action

December 13, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
What do we mean when we say the walking movement? After 12 months of studying a selection of indicators to measure the movement, America Walks is excited to be able to release information on the...  Read more »